Whether lessons take place inside our exhibit halls or classroom walls, we have programs to fit any teacher's curriculum and grade level, including guidelines for the Massachussetts Curriculum Standards.

Contact the Teacher Resource Center (TRC) for more information or one-on-one consultations. We are open Monday through Saturday from September to May and Monday through Friday from June to August. Please call 617-973-6590 or email trc@neaq.org to make an appointment.


Professional Development

Graduate-level courses Field trip preparation workshops Custom in-service training Events and conferences  


Teaching Materials

TRC resources Resources for your classroom Materials for loan Teacher guides Classroom activities


Video resources

Fishworks adaptation video Blue Impact climate change videos DVDs available for the classroom    


Field Trip Resources

General Field Trip Information Step-by-step field trip planning guide Field trip orientation video Enhance your field trip with Aquarium educator visits Preparing to interact with our sharks and rays video


School Programs

Aquarium educators can come to your school to run a variety fun educational programs, some including live animals. You can find programs by type or by grade through our Schooling pages, or look at our complete list of school programs.                                                                               


Connect with the Teacher Resource Center

Learn more about our teacher recognition program for classroom leaders in ocean conservation. Sign up for our monthly e-newsletter for updates on teacher workshops, educator-only events, contests and activities for students and funding opportunities. And feel free to contact us with any additional questions at trc@neaq.org or 617-973-6590.


Programs funded in part by a grant from: